Registered Nurse (RN) Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit Full Time Nights
Company: Lawnwood Regional Medical Center
Location: Fort Pierce
Posted on: April 10, 2019
Description SHIFT: Nights (rotating weekends)
Lawnwood Regional Medical CenterFort Pierce,FLRN, CVICU, FT,
Nights, 0.9 FTE
Sign on bonus / relocation assistance available to qualifying
candidates - inquire with Recruiter Lawnwood Regional Medical
Fort Pierce, FL Facility Description:Lawnwood Regional Medical
Center & Heart Institute is a 380-bed acute-care hospital offering
a full range of services. Lawnwood is home to the most experienced
Heart Institute on the Treasure Coast and offers diagnostic,
interventional and therapeutic care, including open-heart surgery.
Other hospital services include a 24/7 emergency department,
pediatric emergency department, labor/delivery and birthing,
pediatrics, orthopedics, oncology, nuclear medicine, diagnostic
services, and a full range of inpatient and outpatient general
surgical services. Lawnwood provides the area---s only Level III
Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, Level II Trauma Center, Pediatric
Intensive Care Unit and Comprehensive Stroke Center. Lawnwood is
accredited by The Joint Commission and designated as Certified
Primary Stroke Center. Lawnwood---s Physical Rehabilitation Center
is CARF accredited and, for 11 years in a row, the hospital is a
Five-Star Recipient for the Treatment of Heart Attack by
Healthgrades. At Lawnwood Regional Medical Center & Heart
Institute, patients come first --- no matter what! Lawnwood
Regional Medical Center is a member of the nation---s leading
provider of healthcare services, Hospital Corporation of America.
HCA has been named one of Ethisphere---s World---s Most Ethical
Companies for eight consecutive years. Join our tradition of
excellence! Benefits:We offer a generous compensation package for
Full-time and Part-time including: vacation, 401k, and Medical
Insurance. Unit Description:The Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit
(CVICU) at Lawnwood is a true find on Florida's Treasure Coast! It
is a 12 bed, attractive unit, with the large, functional rooms
nurses prefer. Utilizing an all RN staff and primary care nursing
model, this unit has a Director and Patient Care Coordinators to
serve as the leadership team. The unit culture is one of care, team
work, and sharing of information to promote clinical excellence
among all. Opportunities are learning to care for IABP patient,
CRRT, and "fresh" open hearts.Here are some facts:Top 3 patient
diagnosis: CAD, Vascular Disease, Valve DiseaseTop
surgical/interventional procedures: CABG, CABG/VALVE, TAVR, STEMI
alert, VascularType of equipment used: Zoll (Code ICE), Impella,
IABP, Swanz GanzN/P ratio: Varies by acuity 1:1, 2:1, 3:1Floating
to SICU, TICU, MICU, ED Holding, CCSDUniform: Ceil blue or white or
any combination of the twoRequires FL RN, BLS, ACLS, CCRN
preferredThis unit will consider training a strong ICU RN with at
least 2 years experience" The team work was great!" Liz, RN The
CVICU RN provides direct nursing care in accordance with
established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare
organization. The tasks and responsibilities include:
- Assesses plans and evaluates patient care needs.
- Carries out physician orders.
- Administers prescribed medications, changes dressings, cleans
wounds, monitors vital signs.
- Serves as the primary coordinator of all disciplines for well
coordinated patient care.
- Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as
appropriate utilizing computerized documentation systems.
- Instructs and educates patients and families.
- Assesses and coordinates patient's discharge planning needs
with members of the healthcare team.
- Provides age and culturally appropriate care.
- Orients and mentors new staff members.
- Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective
equipment as required.Qualifications Required Job Qualifications
- Current licensure as an RN
- Current certification as a BLS/ACLS Healthcare Provider.
- Previous CVICU experience preferred
- Will consider training strong ICU nurses
- Customer service abilities including effective listening
- Critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to
work with minimal supervision in a fast paced environment.
- Ability to perform work that requires frequent standing,
bending, reaching, squatting, kneeling, moving, lifting of patients
and/or equipment up to 50 pounds.
At its founding in 1968, Nashville-based HCA was one of the
nation's first hospital companies. Today, we are the nation's
leading provider of healthcare services, a company comprised of
locally managed facilities that includes about 165 hospitals and
115 freestanding surgery centers in 20 states and England and
employing approximately 204,000 people. Approximately four to five
percent of all inpatient care delivered in the country today is
provided by HCA facilities. Milton Johnson serves as Chairman and
Chief Executive Officer of HCA.
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